University of Missouri Research Reactor Files for NRC Approval to Start U.S. Production of Medical Isotopes

COLUMBIA, MO, March 29, 2017 – The University of Missouri Research Reactor (MURR®) and its partners Nordion, a business of Sterigenics International, and General Atomics (GA), announce that MURR’s License Amendment Request (LAR) has been submitted to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). This marks a critical step towards implementing domestic U.S. production of molybdenum-99 (Mo-99).

University of Guelph, Bruce Power and Nordion team up for research project using Cobalt-60

                         GUELPH, ON – February 23, 2017 – A high-tech form of insect birth control connected to nuclear power could solve a devastating pest problem for Ontario farmers, says a University of Guelph researcher. Bruce Power, the world’s largest operating nuclear facility located in Tiverton, ON, and Nordion, a global health science company that provides